The table below looks at the statistics for Groovy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Groovy over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Groovy
Rank 116 111 112
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Groovy 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.066% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.41% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Groovy
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
840 978 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 55.59% 56.96% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 732 894 853
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Groovy
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Groovy Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Groovy
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Groovy across the Oxfordshire region.

Groovy Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Groovy
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Groovy within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +6 1 £50,000 -
Banbury - 1 £50,000 -
Groovy
South East

Groovy
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) JUnit
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) TestNG
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Mercurial
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) JPA
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) JDBC
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) JSP

Groovy
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Groovy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Groovy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JUnit
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
1 5 (71.43%) TestNG
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) JDBC
2 4 (57.14%) JPA
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA